The inside of my mouth has been feeling numb and has the texture of being burned by really hot food, but I don t have any pain. It has been like this for about 6 weeks. This is the first time I have ever had this condition. What could this be? I m male, 47, have high blood pressure (taking...
Woke with blood clots in mouth. On warfarin for DVT. Cause of concern?
I woke up with blood clots in my mouth. Even after I rinsed my mouth out they kept coming. I fell asleep again and the biggest ones (the size of a pencil eraser) were in my mouth when I woke up the second time. I am being treated for a DVT with warfarin. What should be my concerns? Do I need to...
How to treat swelling and dark blood blister in mouth?
I have a dark blood blister or clot in my mouth very swelled, feels like it will burst any minute, LOCATED at top gume in front of 2 front teeth and on roof of my mouth. I cannot eat anything other than liquids. Should I be worried what is the cause?
What causes recurring lump in mouth with habit of chewing tobacco?
Hi Dr. My mom got lump or clot like thing along with little blood of bright red color some 7 years back while she was gargling. Then again some 2 months back she felt a lump in her mouth. Again it was same as before. Please. Let me know the reason. She is 73 years old. And has a habit of keeping...
I have a black spot in my mouth and swelling on roof of mouth
Hi, I just recently noticed that on the roof of my mouth there is a dark red almost brown swelling. It looks as though it is a blood clot. I do not recall burning my mouth or anything of that nature. Do you think you have an idea as to what it is or if it is serious or not?
Tasting blood in mouth after running. Cause?
Hi, I m a 19 year old girl. I am 5,7 and weigh 137lbs. When I run, even short distances, (Five minutes of running) I tend to start tasting blood in my mouth. After running, I still keep that taste and I just feel terrible. I exercise three times a week at least and I d like to think I m in...
What causes bitter taste in mouth?
Hi 55 year old male, good health, exercise, do not smoke, do not drink alcohol, eat healthy, excellent dental health Take Low dose prescription for high blood pressure, high cholesterol Had stomach flu with cold in November (think this triggered Lactose-intolerance). Started getting bitter taste...
Cause for the bumps on the roof of the mouth?
My son just told me he has white bumps on the roof of his mouth for the last 6 days. He doesn t know if he has been running a fever. Just hasn t been feeling well. Some of the bumps pop and they are painful. What could this be? He is rinsing with mouthwash to help and has taken Benadryl in case...
What are some home remedies for a canker sore in mouth
hi thanks for your query.mouth ulcers are caused due to imbalanced diet,poor oral hygiene,severe stress .this can be relieved by mucopain oral gel. take vitamin oral supplements and maintain proper oral hygiene.visit your dentist if the symptoms still persists.hope this is helpful.
Hello and welcome to HCM,
Mouth infection can be due to number of causes: bacterial and fungal are most common.
Clinical examination or oral lesion, swab from the lesion are required to know the causative organism for the infection.
Appropriate antibiotic can be instituted after isolating the organism.
Thanks and take care
Dr Shailja P Wahal
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